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Town of La Plata, MD

La Plata is a charming small town, located in Charles County, MD. Although it’s small in size, it has a big heart, evidenced by it’s quaint downtown area featuring unique shops.   here truly is something here for everyone! For moms + children, this small town offers cute events year-round.   Of course, there’s the annual summertime kid’s market – the Young Artist Market (YAM).  There’s also the seasonal, historic La Plata Farmer’s Market.

The Town of La Plata offers a fun Summer Concert Series, as well as Kids’ Summer Shows featuring theatre, music and other entertainment options for the family.

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Connect with other moms in Charles County

Looking to connect with other moms and parents in the area? Here is a list of groups to consider:

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Joyful Mommy Meet-up

Joyful Mommy Meet-up is an Informal, local meet-up for moms to share resources and connect in Charles County, MD.  Meet-ups are held in-person, monthly at Joyful Studio.

Southern Maryland Moms

Southern Maryland Moms is for all mommies! New moms, expecting moms & moms of many! This is a place you can come to ask questions, ask for tips, trade & look for children’s items, look for or set up play dates or create new mommy friendships!

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Charles County Moms

Charles County Moms is a place where caregivers can meet, set up playdates, and discuss anything they want about raising kids in Charles County, Maryland. You can promote community events, most businesses, and have parenting discussions here.

Mocha Moms

Waldorf Mocha Moms Welcome to the Waldorf Mocha Moms! We are a support group dedicated to "at home" moms of color as well as those that have returned to the workforce in some form or fashion. We believe that you CAN have it all, just maybe not all at once. If you need to talk, get away and run errands or have a fun night out - You Need Mocha Moms!


Milky Moms 

Milky Moms  provides lactation classes & consultations for both baby and mom.  The organization, owned by nurse practitioners in La Plata, MD, also offers monthly meetings for moms.

MOMS Club International

Moms Club International is a support group designed for the at-home mother! If you are interested in the world around you, want a variety of activities for you and your children, this group is a great resource.

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